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here now is dave spahr with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as
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high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend. our top story this
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morning... the storm may be over... but it left major problems around the bay area... the bay area now dealing with major road closures and some seem to be getting worse. one of those road closures highway- 35 in los gatos. kron 4's ella sogomonian has a look at the huge repair job. this is what's left of skyline road just west of las cumbres road.the video courtesy of santa cruz resident jake gould who was on the scene when it happened.a gaping wide hole split open as the road succmbed to heavy saturation. the region that sits in the middle of ella sogomonian"now you can't really see behind me but this is now where that road ends."the hole is estimated to be 200 feet wide and a quarter mile deepwith sr 9 and 17 closures as well - drivers are having to detour up to an hour away using bear creek and black roads."
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the c-h-p says that portion of skyline boulevard is now closed indefintiely. the southbound lanes of highway 17 in the santa cruz mountains are back open after a massive mudslide shut down that highway. the decision to re-open the northbound side will be made later this afternoon. engineers are still trying to figure out the best way to clean up the mess left behind by the mudslide. and minimize the chance of yet another one. the clean-up work has proven to be very dangerous. on thursday, two contractors working for caltrans were run over by a dump-truck trying to clear the road. one of them died, the other was seriously injured. still no word on when highway 37 in the north bay will reopen. drivers cannot get through atherton avenue and highway- 101 in novato because of flooding
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this is video from our helicopter partnership with abc 7 news.. caltrans crews have been working around the clock pumping the water out. this is the 4th straight day that section of the highway has been closed. on thursday, one eastbound lane was briefly opened, but more rain once again covered the highway and made it impassable. if you are thinking about heading out to tahoe for the weekend, you're going to need a lot of patience. many of the highways leading up to the sierra are closed. highway -50 near pollock pines remains closed. a mudslide is blocking all lanes on that road. the c-h-p says there is a chance that road can reopen today. and one lane of interstate -80 in the sierra is now open. the interstate was shutdown due to a mudslide near baxter. in the east bay... an orinda homeowner is dealing with more mud in whats left of his home. a mudslide destroyed part of it earlier this week.
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it happened during thursday's storm. the home owner says he was inside his bathroom in the back of his house when the mudslide hit. he had to climb over the rubble to escape. neighbors are worried that the area is unstable and are afraid that their property is now at risk as well. they are okay the house where the mudslide hit has been red tagged, meaning it's unsafe to go inside. some neighboring homes are yellow tagged meaning people need to use caution when entering. and don't forget you can track the storm on the go with the free kron 4 mobile app. you can watch live radar and get updates on traffic problems and breaking news through push alerts. happening today... the giants will be hosting several thousand of their
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closest friends at at&t park for the team's annual 'fanfest.' players and coaches will be there signing autographs and posing for selfies with fans. and also there is kron 4's averi harper. averi, how are the crowds looking? fans will be able to walk around the field, and meet and greet several of their favorite giants players and coaches. some of which include bustery posey, hunter pence, bruce bochy and more.
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thanks averi. coming up on the kron 4 morning news... we may be getting a break from the rain but not from the
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damage it left behind. how bad some of the flooding was. and... a refugee reunited with her loved ones. we'll have the joyful reunion. also.. e-cig's and teens. why the use among them is on the rise.
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look at some of the new medical findings released this week: new research finds e-cigarette use by teens is on the rise... and scientists claim e-cigarettes can serve as a gateway for future tobacco use. teens using flavored versions like"bubble gum" were less likely to see tobacco smoking as dangerous... making them more likely to take up cigarette smoking. the study also said more than 5-million teenagers could shorten their life expectancy from cigarette smoking--related illness... unless youth smoking rates drop dramatically. here is a live look at storm tracker four. rain is heading towards the bay area. i have a full
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tower. here now is dave spahr with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then
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continue through the following weekend. part of the russian river region in sonoma county is still dealing with flooding... this is video from quadcopter four. the pee wee golf center is partially
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underwater. it has been a rough couple of months along the russian river. and while the damage is bad, the russian river did not rise as much as was expected. kron 4's hermela aregawi visited the area and shows us who was hit the worst. well, the county estimates about 600 people are displaced. so they set up a shelter.but those most affected by the floods.. are dealing with it on their own.this is how some people in guerneville are getting around tonight.the road to their homescompletely under water.here's how it looks from the sky courtesy of our partnership with abc 7.the russian river crested at 34-point-4 feetabout five feet under what was expected. so places that typically flood..are dry tonight.but that's not the case for people living along neely road.for the third time this year.. bruce macdonnell is taxing people by boat.sot bruce macdonelli am just taking my friends and neighbors and anyone who needs to get across that water back there to this side or from this side or to
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that side for whatever reason no question asked.a 39 feet prediction prompted county officials to set up an emergency shelter for those expected to be displaced.. but it turned out to be largely unnecessary.those most affected chose to stay with friends and family.sot glenn kondysar last night i was able to get out but i had some business to take care of so i stayed not at home last night. now i gotta wait to get home so i figure around midnight i'll be able to get back home. sot pat danzeisenthere's no outlet so we're stuck back there. not fully prepared we don't have all the food... bruce might bring me back across right now but if he does that, i'm pretty much stuck there until whenever i know the water level is down and i can get past.for the most part.. residents are taking it easy.sot glenn kondysar it's more of a convenience than anything disasterous like tha past floods.but the water is always a concern.the water is expected to recede overnight. county officials tell me that means they can start their clean up this weekend. reporting in guernville, ha, k4 news.
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in the south bay... the emotional arrival of a teen refugee from ethiopia took place after the court ruling that ended president trump's travel ban. welcome here the 17-year- old refugee was welcomed yesterday by a group of representatives from catholic charities. the teen had spent years in a refugee camp in ethiopia. when the president's order was announced, her journey to america was stalled. she was able to complete the trip after the ruling by federal judges. she's reunited with a friend who she knew from that same refugee camp. and president trump took
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to twitter this morning. tweeting: "our legal system is broken! "77 percent of refugees allowed into u-s since travel reprieve hail from seven suspect countries. so dangerous!" coming up... warriors star draymond green does what no player has done before. find out what, next.
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here now is dave spahr with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend.
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in the south bay... rising reservoirs have water managers scrambling to keep things under control. many people are stopping by anderson lake just to look at the water gushing 15 to 20 feet in the air. because of seismic concerns, regulators say the 60-year-old dam should only hold 68% of the reservoir's capacity.
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right now it's at 93 percent capacity. so the santa clara valley water district opened the outflow completely in anderson park. not that big." but they won't make much headway, even during the dry spell of the next few days. this because the runoff coming into the lake is coming in at five times the outflow amount. the reservoir will still be inching up slowly until next week's storms, when the water district expects it to fill to capacity. the rains stopped just in time to avert a crisis at that crumbling spillway at lake oroville. state water officials say they won't have to use an emergency spillway afterall .... a move that could have had catastrophic consequences downstream. kron four's grant lodes gives us a closer look at what's happening.
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water will continue to pour down the concrete spillway.the bottom half is almost completely eroded away.you can see the water turning brown as it flows out of the breach and onto the surrounding hillside. with the water in lake oroville just five feet from the top of the dam, officials had been predicting they'd have to use an emergency spillway to the left.here's how it looks on google earth. it would spill water onto open land, potentially sending a tidal wave of trees and debris into the feather river below. today, they said that won't be necessary.lake oroville is one state's the biggest reservoirs. it's currently at 96 percent of capacity ... nearly 150 percent of its historical average at this time of year. shasta, the biggest in the state, is at 92 percent of capacity, also well above average.smaller trinity lake nearby, is two=thirds full, about average.east of sacramento, folsom lake is three quarters full, 141 percent of normal.and new melones lake, a vital water source for central valley farmers, is just half full, still below average,
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that was kron four's grant lodes reporting. the storms are filling up the reservoirs ... but another factor is the unseasonably warm weather that is melting the snow pack... thats the source of a lot of the state's water throughout the year. in the north bay... the sonoma county sheriff's office released a picture of a shoe.. it's similar to the one that washed ashore on doran beach tuesday that contained remains of a human foot. the shoe was found south of bodega bay. officials have not released information about the remains found in the shoe. we will continue to follow this story on kron four and on kron four dot in the east bay. police are investigating more than two dozen cars burglaries in san ramon, danville and blackhawk. authorities believe the crimes are connected. kron four's lydia pantazes talked to concerned drivers.
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"i try not to leave anything inside, that's right."esha ray is being extra careful now when she goes to the gym..."i heard that there were multiple cars that were broken into a couple nights ago."the majority of those break-ins happened monday night in the parking lot of this 24-hour fitness on norris canyon road in san ramon.police say the burglars busted out the windows of 14-cars in this parking and another 3 in an adjacent parking lot."i come to the gym pretty much 4 to 5 times a week so not that i leave a lot of my valuables in the car but it's definitely worrisome, i feel like it's been a safe neighborhood so far so it's worrisome."another six cars were burglarized in the blackhawk plaza on monday as well.3-other cars were hit in danville."that feels like a group effort and that just doesn't feel right for a community like this, i'm concerned.""for that many to happen in one day, that's definitely a rarity."corporal mike pistello with the san ramon police department says most of the items stolen were left in plain site including purses and laptops."suspects
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see that and they go for that as sort of a crime of opportunity kind of thing so basically you know when the items are in plain view people tend to go after those cars more than those that are locked with no valuables in sight.""i would actually leave my purse in the front seat.. so now that i know i'm not going to leave it there." stephanie rapley works nearby and got a warning from her employer about the break-ins. "they told us just to be aware of you know that there has been break-ins... just to keep your stuff safe."there are surveillance cameras in at least one of the parking lots. police are following up on several leads but so far, no arrests have been made.a spokesman for the san ramon police department says they are increasing patrols in the areas hit by reporting live in san ramon, lydia pantazes kron4 news. happening now. union city police say they have arrested a kaiser medical assistant for sexual assault. efrain castanon was arrested yesterday. the assault reportedly happened back on january 25th... thats when a patient went to her doctors appointment at kaiser medical office in union city. during her visit she claimed she was sexually assaulted by castanon the
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victim notified union city police... and during the investigation they were able to identify castanon as the suspect. coming up... a girl and her mother robbed at gunpoint. who police are looking for this morning. live look outside... san in the east bay.
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police are looking for the thief who robbed a girl scout at gunpoint... it happened in union city... the girl and her mom were selling girl scout cookies. kron four's charles clifford shows us the message the girl scout is now sending to others. take a look . . . . this is the man union city police say robbed a 12-year-old girl scout and her mother at gunpoint this past wednesday. the robbery allegedly occurred just outside this safeway
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along decoto road, where the girl and her mom were selling girl scout cookies. according to police, the suspect approached them twice. the first time he only asked about buying cookies but moments later he returned, displayed a handgun and demanded cash from the pair.the suspect was last seen fleeing through the safeway parking lot. the 12-year-old and her mother were upset but uninjured. so far, investigators have not been able to identify him but are hoping this sketch will help lead to an arrest.he is described as being a black male in his late teens, 5'4"-5'6". at the time of the robbery he was wearing dark clothing and a hooded sweat shirt.in a statement, the girl scouts of northern califronia say "the parent involved stated that although they were initially shaken, they will continue to sell cookies, and specifically asked us to tell other girls and parents to "be safe, and be vigilant"
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one of the most controversial organizations in the country started in the east bay. a look at the history of the black panthers. live look outside... san francisco embarcadero.
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live look outside...sutro tower. here now is dave spahr with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as
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high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend.
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fifty years ago the black panther party started in oakland. and its mission spread across the united states.. their message resonating with black and poor communities frustrated by a world they felt did not treat them fairly nor with dignity. many know of the black panthers through controversy, guns, violence and politics. an exhibit at the oakland museum of california traces the history of the black panther party, but adds so much more. it's called "all power to the people" and it will wrap up at the end of black history month. kron 4's pam moore has the story. open on nats - activity at the chairtrack -huey newton's picture in the chair became as iconic as the black panther party symbol itself ... and a bronze art replica of the huey chair .. greets visitors as they enter the 'all the power to the people' exhibit. more nats or possible mos heretrack
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- rene' de guzman is the senior curator of art.track - "black panthers at 50" takes a fresh look at the remarkable and controversial movement that gained national and international momentum and significance .. it's also a chance to learn things you maybe didn't know about 'the black panthers'.. -" what often gets lost in the story of the black panther party is all they did in the community... free health clinic, free senior transportation, free groceries and a free breakfast program .. some of these programs are a part of the american culture today.. the panthers believe the real revolution stared with taking care of the community first." track- this is an interactive experience. you can see the interviews. hear the voices of huey newton, bobby seale and others who led the panthers - feel the sensation of being behind the jail bars from huey newton's cell and see a sampling of the thousands of the intelligence reports .. closing sot outcue- "
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that was kron four's pam moore reporting, the
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exhibit will run until the end of february. it has already seen record attendance. happening today. san francisco's annual chinese new year parade. it is billed as one of the largest celebrations outside of asia. it draws tens of thousands of people every year. the parade starts at second and market streets at 5:15 this afternoon. it features floats, performances and a massive golden dragon that will snake through the route. if you plan on going, parade officials encourage people to use public transportation to avoid the expected heavy traffic and parking crunch. coming up.. it's sequeal weekend at the movies. a look at what to expect at the box office. live look at kirkwood this morning.. for the weekend: it's the 2017 chinese new year street fair, happening right before the parade. check out the cultural arts, like lantern and kite making
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and a whole lot more. it's happening at portsmouth square from 10:00 to 4:30. it's free to attend.
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this morning. hollywood is sequel city this weekend. moviegoers get to choose between action, romance, and family fare... all follow-ups. david daniel looks at how they're expected to fare at the box office. "it must be great to be batman!""batman, we love you!" "thank you. i'm blushing super hard under the mask."the dark knight gets his own toy-based spinoff with "the lego batman movie." don't expect a pint-sized debut for this toy story: the original opened with 69-million dollars, and analysts expect "lego batman" to debut almost as well, leading the box office. "gotta be quicker than that, grey." "are you happy?""i've never been happier."you know that won't last! christian and anastasia return for more steamy romance in "fifty shades darker." the first film in the franchise, which came out when the books were topping best-debuted with 85-million dollars... box office watchers say the sequel
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won't come close to that, but should open comfortably in second place."somebody please get this guy... a gun." the weekend's final follow-up is "john wick: chapter two." keanu reeves' return as the hitman for hire is the weekend's only new movie expected to out-do its predecessor: the original opened with 14-million dollars, while analysts expect "chapter two" to come out firing with 20-million or more. in hollywood, i'm david daniel. and they called it puppy love.... that's an indiana conservation officer in this picture with his k-nine partner kenobi. the first shot looks official. but they didn't stop there. the other two portraits were captured as kenobi showed his partner some love. kenobi is a trained k-nine. he
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tracks people and locates a variety of objects around indiana. but he wasn't focused on his work during the photos... just his best friend. scattered rain across the bay area. i have your full weather forecast straight ahead. this is the food system.
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what's the story behind green mountain coffee and fair trade? let's take a flight to colombia. this is boris calvo. boris grows mind-blowing coffee. and because we pay him a fair price, he improves his farm and invest in his community to make even better coffee. all for a smoother tasting cup. green mountain coffee.
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here now is dave spahr with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through
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the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend. our top weekend. following weekend.
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our top story this morning... the storm may be over... but it left major problems around the bay area... the bay area now dealing with major road closures and some seem to be getting worse. one of those road closures highway- 35 in los gatos. kron 4's ella sogomonian has a look at the huge repair job. this is what's left of skyline road just west of las cumbres road.the video courtesy of santa cruz resident jake gould who was on the scene when it happened.a gaping wide hole split open as the road succmbed to heavy saturation. the region that sits in the middle of ella sogomonian"now you can't really see behind me but this is now where that road ends."the hole is estimated to be 200 feet wide and a quarter mile deepwith sr 9 and 17 closures as well - drivers are having to detour up to an hour away using bear creek and black roads."
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the c-h-p says that portion of skyline boulevard is now closed indefintiely. the southbound lanes of highway 17 in the santa cruz mountains are back open after a massive mudslide shut down that highway. the decision to re-open the northbound side will be made later this afternoon. engineers are still trying to figure out the best way to clean up the mess left behind by the mudslide. and minimize the chance of yet another one. the clean-up work has proven to be very dangerous. on thursday, two contractors working for caltrans were run over by a dump-truck trying to clear the road. one of them died, the other was seriously injured. still no word on when highway 37 in the north bay will reopen. drivers cannot get through atherton avenue and highway- 101 in
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novato because of flooding this is video from our helicopter partnership with abc 7 news.. caltrans crews have been working around the clock pumping the water out. this is the 4th straight day that section of the highway has been closed. on thursday, one eastbound lane was briefly opened, but more rain once again covered the highway and made it impassable. if you are thinking about heading out to tahoe for the weekend, you're going to need a lot of patience. many of the highways leading up to the sierra are closed. highway -50 near pollock pines remains closed. a mudslide is blocking all lanes on that road. the c-h-p says there is a chance that road can reopen today. and one lane of interstate -80 in the sierra is now open. the interstate was shutdown due to a mudslide near baxter. in the east bay... an orinda homeowner is dealing with more mud in whats left of his home. a mudslide destroyed part of it earlier this week.
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it happened during thursday's storm. the home owner says he was inside his bathroom in the back of his house when the mudslide hit. he had to climb over the rubble to escape. neighbors are worried that the area is unstable and are afraid that their property is now at risk as well. they are okay the house where the mudslide hit has been red tagged, meaning it's unsafe to go inside. some neighboring homes are yellow tagged meaning people need to use caution when entering. and don't forget you can track the storm on the go with the free kron 4 mobile app. you can watch live radar and get updates on traffic problems and breaking news through push alerts. happening today... the giants will be hosting several thousand of their closest friends at at&t park
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for the team's annual 'fanfest.' players and coaches will be there signing autographs and posing for selfies with fans. and also there is kron 4's averi harper. averi, how are the crowds looking? fans will be able to walk around the field, and meet and greet several of their favorite giants players and coaches. some of which include bustery posey, hunter pence, bruce bochy and more. thanks averi.
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coming up on the kron 4 morning news... we may be getting a break from the rain but not from the damage it left behind. how bad some of the flooding was. and... a refugee reunited with her loved ones. we'll have the joyful reunion. also.. e-cig's and teens. why the use among them is on the rise.
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this is the story of green mountain coffee and fair trade, told in the time it takes to brew your cup. let's take a trip to la plata, colombia. this is boris calvo. that's pepe. boris doesn't just grow good coffee, boris grows mind-blowing coffee. and because we pay him a fair price, he improves his farm to grow even better coffee and invest in his community, which makes his neighbor, gustavo, happy. that's blanca. yup, pepe and blanca got together. things happen. all this for a smoother tasting cup of coffee. green mountain coffee. packed with goodness. for your health:here is a
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look at some of the new medical findings released this week: new research finds e-cigarette use by teens is on the rise... and scientists claim e-cigarettes can serve as a gateway for future tobacco use. teens using flavored versions like"bubble
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gum" were less likely to see tobacco smoking as dangerous... making them more likely to take up cigarette smoking. the study also said more than 5-million teenagers could shorten their life expectancy from cigarette smoking--related illness... unless youth smoking rates drop dramatically. here is a live look at storm tracker four. rain is heading towards the bay area. i have a full forecast straight ahead. for the weekend: it's the wiildlife and birding celebration in vallejo. check out the guided hikes, tours and workshops. it's happening on mare island from 9:00 to 4:00. it's free to attend. ♪ ♪
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tower. here now is dave spahr with weather.
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mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend. part of the russian river region in sonoma county is still dealing with flooding... this is
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video from quadcopter four. well, the county part of the russian river region in sonoma county is still dealing with flooding... this is video from quadcopter four. the pee wee golf center is partially
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underwater. it has been a rough couple of months along the russian river. and while the damage is bad, the russian river did not rise as much as was expected. kron 4's hermela aregawi visited the area and shows us who was hit the worst. well, the county estimates about 600 people are displaced. so they set up a shelter.but those most affected by the floods.. are dealing with it on their own.this is how some people in guerneville are getting around tonight.the road to their homescompletely under water.here's how it looks from the sky courtesy of our partnership with abc 7.the russian river crested at 34-point-4 feetabout five feet under what was expected. so places that typically flood..are dry tonight.but that's not the case for people living along neely road.for the third time this year.. bruce macdonnell is taxing people by boat.sot bruce macdonelli am just taking my friends and neighbors and anyone who needs to get across that water back there to this
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side or from this side or to that side for whatever reason no question asked.a 39 feet prediction prompted county officials to set up an emergency shelter for those expected to be displaced.. but it turned out to be largely unnecessary.those most affected chose to stay with friends and family.sot glenn kondysar last night i was able to get out but i had some business to take care of so i stayed not at home last night. now i gotta wait to get home so i figure around midnight i'll be able to get back home. sot pat danzeisenthere's no outlet so we're stuck back there. not fully prepared we don't have all the food... bruce might bring me back across right now but if he does that, i'm pretty much stuck there until whenever i know the water level is down and i can get past.for the most part.. residents are taking it easy.sot glenn kondysar it's more of a convenience than anything disasterous like tha past floods.but the water is always a concern.the water is expected to recede overnight. county officials tell me that means they can start their clean up this weekend. reporting in guernville, ha, k4 news.
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in the south bay... the emotional arrival of a teen refugee from ethiopia took place after the court ruling that ended president trump's travel ban. welcome here the 17-year- old refugee was welcomed yesterday by a group of representatives from catholic charities. the teen had spent years in a refugee camp in ethiopia. when the president's order was announced, her journey to america was stalled. she was able to complete the trip after the ruling by federal judges. she's reunited with a friend who she knew from that same refugee camp. with emotion. the foster parent of the
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teen quickly escorted her out of the airport and to her new home. this emotional reunion one of many for refugees allowed to enter the united states once again. san jose mayor sam liccardo issued this statement... quote: "all members of our san jose community-whether they have legal status or not-must know that our san jose police department will not participate in any way in any ice investigation or enforcement. and president trump took to twitter this morning. tweeting: "our legal system is broken! "77 percent of refugees allowed into u-s since travel reprieve hail from seven suspect countries. so dangerous!" coming up... warriors star draymond green does what no player has done before. find out what, next. live look outside...
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richmond bridge for the weekend: it's museum day celebration of art and community in san francisco. celebrate love, tolerance and diversity. it's happening at de young museum starting at noon. it's free to attend.
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live look outside... golden gate bridge.. for the weekend: it's tulipmania 20-17 in san francisco. check out more than 39-thousand tulips and more. it's happening at pier 39 and starts at 10:00. it's free to here now is dave spahr
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with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend.
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in the south bay... rising reservoirs have water managers scrambling to keep things under control. many people are stopping by anderson lake just to look at the water gushing 15 to 20 feet in the air. because
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of seismic concerns, regulators say the 60-year-old dam should only hold 68% of the reservoir's capacity. right now it's at 93 percent capacity. so the santa clara valley water district opened the outflow completely in anderson park. not that big." but they won't make much headway, even during the dry spell of the next few days. this because the runoff coming into the lake is coming in at five times the outflow amount. the reservoir will still be inching up slowly until next week's storms, when the water district expects it to fill to capacity. the rains stopped just in time to avert a crisis at that crumbling spillway at lake oroville. state water officials say they won't have to use an emergency spillway afterall .... a move that
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could have had catastrophic consequences downstream. kron four's grant lodes gives us a closer look at what's happening. water will continue to pour down the concrete spillway.the bottom half is almost completely eroded away.you can see the water turning brown as it flows out of the breach and onto the surrounding hillside. with the water in lake oroville just five feet from the top of the dam, officials had been predicting they'd have to use an emergency spillway to the left.here's how it looks on google earth. it would spill water onto open land, potentially sending a tidal wave of trees and debris into the feather river below. today, they said that won't be necessary.lake oroville is one state's the biggest reservoirs. it's currently at 96 percent of capacity ... nearly 150 percent of its historical average at this time of year. shasta, the biggest in the state, is at 92 percent of
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capacity, also well above average.smaller trinity lake nearby, is two=thirds full, about average.east of sacramento, folsom lake is three quarters full, 141 percent of normal.melones lake, a vital water source for farmers, is just half full, still average, that was kron four's grant lodes reporting. the storms are filling up the reservoirs ... but another factor is the unseasonably warm weather that is melting the snow pack... thats the source of a lot of the state's water throughout the year. breaking news.. a man is in jail this morning for allgedley killing his wife. it happened on the 2000 block of burgundy way in fairfield. police arrived at the scene last night, shortly after 6:30. they entered the home and found a dead 50-year-old woman with stab wounds. they then found her suspected killer on the 1600 block of trancas blvd in napa. he is being charged with homicide.
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in the east bay. police are investigating more than two dozen cars burglaries in san ramon, danville and blackhawk. authorities believe the crimes are connected. kron four's lydia pantazes talked to concerned drivers. "i try not to leave anything inside, that's right."esha ray is being extra careful now when she goes to the gym..."i heard that there were multiple cars that were broken into a couple nights ago."the majority of those break-ins happened monday night in the parking lot of this 24-hour fitness on norris canyon road in san ramon.police say the burglars busted out the windows of 14-cars in this parking and another 3 in an
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adjacent parking lot."i come to the gym pretty much 4 to 5 times a week so not that i leave a lot of my valuables in the car but it's definitely worrisome, i feel like it's been a safe neighborhood so far so it's worrisome."another six cars were burglarized in the blackhawk plaza on monday as well.3-other cars were hit in danville."that feels like a group effort and that just doesn't feel right for a community like this, i'm concerned.""for that many to happen in one day, that's definitely a rarity."corporal mike pistello with the san ramon police department says most of the items stolen were left in plain site including purses and laptops."suspects see that and they go for that as sort of a crime of opportunity kind of thing so basically you know when the items are in plain view people tend to go after those cars more than those that are locked with no valuables in sight.""i would actually leave my purse in the front seat.. so now that i know i'm not going to leave it there." stephanie rapley works nearby and got a warning from her employer about the break-ins. "they told us just to be aware of you know that there has been break-ins... just to keep your stuff safe."there are cameras in at least one of the parking lots.police are on several leads but so have been made.a spokesman ramon police says they are patrols in the areas hit by reporting live lydia pantazes happening now. union city police say they have arrested a kaiser medical assistant for sexual assault. efrain castanon was arrested yesterday. the
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assault reportedly happened back on january 25th... thats when a patient went to her doctors appointment at kaiser medical office in union city. during her visit she claimed she was sexually assaulted by castanon the victim notified union city police... and during the investigation they were able to identify castanon as the suspect. coming up... a girl and her mother robbed at gunpoint. who police are looking for this guys, thanks for making our new french toast so authentic,
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police are looking for the thief who robbed a girl scout at gunpoint... it happened in union city... the girl and her mom were selling girl scout cookies. kron four's charles clifford shows us the message the girl scout is now sending to others. take a look . . . . this is the man union city police say
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robbed a 12-year-old girl scout and her mother at gunpoint this past wednesday. the robbery allegedly occurred just outside this safeway along decoto road, where the girl and her mom were selling girl scout cookies. according to police, the suspect approached them twice. the first time he only asked about buying cookies but moments later he returned, displayed a handgun and demanded cash from the pair.the suspect was last seen fleeing through the safeway parking lot. the 12-year-old and her mother were upset but uninjured. so far, investigators have not been able to identify him but are hoping this sketch will help lead to an arrest.he is described as being a black male in his late teens, 5'4"-5'6". at the time of the robbery he was wearing dark clothing and a hooded sweat shirt.in a statement, the girl scouts of northern califronia say "the parent involved stated that although they were initially shaken, they will continue to sell cookies, and specifically asked us to tell other girls and parents to "be safe, and be vigilant"
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one of the most controversial organizations in the country started in the east bay. a look at the history of the black panthers. live look outside... san francisco embarcadero. for the weekend: it's the 40th annual "corazon del barrio" party in san francisco. check out the dance and art celebration. it's happening at mission cultural center for latino arts from noon to 4:30. it's free to attend.
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tower. here now is dave spahr with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend.
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fifty years ago the black panther party started in oakland. and its mission spread across the united states.. their message resonating with black and poor communities frustrated by a world they felt did not treat them fairly nor with dignity. many know of the black panthers through controversy, guns, violence
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and politics. an exhibit at the oakland museum of california traces the history of the black panther party, but adds so much more. it's called "all power to the people" and it will wrap up at the end of black history month. kron 4's pam moore has the story. open on nats - activity at the chairtrack -huey newton's picture in the chair became as iconic as the black panther party symbol itself ... and a bronze art replica of the huey chair .. greets visitors as they enter the 'all the power to the people' exhibit. more nats or possible mos heretrack - rene' de guzman is the senior curator of art.track - "black panthers at 50" takes a fresh look at the remarkable and controversial movement that gained national and international momentum and significance .. it's also a chance to learn things you maybe didn't know about 'the black panthers'.. -" what often gets lost in the story of the black panther party is all they did in the
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community... free health clinic, free senior transportation, free groceries and a free breakfast program .. some of these programs are a part of the american culture today.. the panthers believe the real revolution stared with taking care of the community first." track- this is an interactive experience. you can see the interviews. hear the voices of huey newton, bobby seale and others who led the panthers - feel the sensation of being behind the jail bars
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from huey newton's cell and see a sampling of the thousands of the intelligence reports ..closing sot outcue- " that was kron four's pam moore reporting, the exhibit will run until the end of february. it has already seen record attendance. happening today. san francisco's annual chinese new year parade. it is billed as one of the largest celebrations outside of asia. it draws tens of thousands of people every year. the parade starts at second and market streets at 5:15 this afternoon. it features floats, performances and a massive golden dragon that will snake through the route. if you plan on going, parade
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officials encourage people to use public transportation to avoid the expected heavy traffic and parking crunch. coming up.. it's sequeal weekend at the movies. a look at what to expect at the box office. live look at kirkwood this morning.. for the weekend: it's the 2017 chinese new year street fair, happening right before the parade. check out the cultural arts, like lantern and kite making and a whole lot more. it's happening at portsmouth square from 10:00 to 4:30. it's free to attend.
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this morning. hollywood is sequel city this weekend. moviegoers get to choose between action, romance, and family fare... all follow-ups.
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david daniel looks at how they're expected to fare at the box office. "it must be great to be batman!""batman, we love you!" "thank you. i'm blushing super hard under the mask."the dark knight gets his own toy-based spinoff with "the lego batman movie." don't expect a pint-sized debut for this toy story: the original opened with 69-million dollars, and analysts expect "lego batman" to debut almost as well, leading the box office. "gotta be quicker than that, grey." "are you happy?""i've never been happier."you know that won't last! christian and anastasia return for more steamy romance in "fifty shades darker." the first film in the franchise, which came out when the books were topping best-seller lists, debuted with 85-million dollars... box office watchers say the sequel won't come close to that, but should open comfortably in second place. "somebody please get this guy... a gun." the weekend's final follow-up is "john wick: chapter two." keanu reeves' return as the hitman for hire is the weekend's only new movie expected to out-do its predecessor: the original opened with 14-million dollars, while analysts expect "chapter two" to come out firing with 20-million or
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more. in hollywood, i'm david daniel. and they called it puppy love.... that's an indiana conservation officer in this picture with his k-nine partner kenobi. the first shot looks official. but they didn't stop there. the other two portraits were captured as kenobi showed his partner some love. kenobi is a trained k-nine. he tracks people and locates a variety of objects around indiana. but he wasn't focused on his work during the photos... just his best friend. scattered rain across the bay area. i have your full weather forecast straight
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here now is dave spahr with weather.
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mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend.
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breaking news.. a man is in jail this morning for allegedly shooting and killing another man. it happened in milpitas shortly after 10:30 last night. officers responded to reports of a stolen car at the ilara apartments at 2101 south main street. a caller told police a man stole her car and pointed two guns at her. as police responded, they heard a single gunshot from the apartment parking lot. inside the parking lot, police found a man's body. he died at the scene. police then arrested the shooter after a breif pursuit. they are investigating this as a homicde. breaking news.. a man is in jail this morning for allgedley killing his wife. it happened on the 2000 block of burgundy way in fairfield. police arrived at the scene last night, shortly after 6:30. they entered the home and found a dead 50-year-old woman with stab wounds. they then found her suspected killer on the 1600 block of trancas blvd in napa. he
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is being charged with homicide. our top story this morning... the storm may be over... but it left major problems around the bay area... the bay area now dealing with major road closures and some seem to be getting worse. one of those road closures highway- 35 in los gatos. kron 4's ella sogomonian has a look at the huge repair job. this is what's left of skyline road just west of las cumbres road.the video courtesy of santa cruz resident jake gould who was on the scene when it happened.a gaping wide hole split open as the road succmbed to heavy saturation. the region that sits in the middle of ella sogomonian"now you can't really see behind me but this is now where that road ends."the hole is estimated to be 200 feet wide and a quarter mile deepwith sr 9 and 17 closures as well - drivers are having to detour up to an hour away using bear creek and black roads."
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the c-h-p says that portion of skyline boulevard is now closed indefintiely. the southbound lanes of highway 17 in the santa cruz mountains are back open after a massive mudslide shut down that highway. the decision to re-open the northbound side will be made later this afternoon. engineers are still trying to figure out the best way to clean up the mess left behind by the mudslide. and minimize the chance of yet another one. the clean-up work has proven to be very dangerous. on thursday, two contractors working for caltrans were run over by a dump-truck trying to clear the road. one of them died, the other was seriously injured. still no word on when highway 37 in the north bay will reopen. drivers cannot get through atherton avenue and highway- 101 in novato because of flooding
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this is video from our helicopter partnership with abc 7 news.. caltrans crews have been working around the clock pumping the water out. this is the 4th straight day that section of the highway has been closed. on thursday, one eastbound lane was briefly opened, but more rain once again covered the highway and made it impassable. if you are thinking about heading out to tahoe for the weekend, you're going to need a lot of patience. many of the highways leading up to the sierra are closed. highway -50 near pollock pines remains closed. a mudslide is blocking all lanes on that road. the c-h-p says there is a chance that road can reopen today. and one lane of interstate -80 in the sierra is now open. the interstate was shutdown due to a mudslide near baxter. and don't forget you can track the storm on the go with the free kron 4 mobile app. you can watch live radar and get updates on traffic problems and breaking news through push alerts.
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happening today... the giants will be hosting several thousand of their closest friends at at&t park for the team's annual 'fanfest.' players and coaches will be there signing autographs and posing for selfies with fans. and also there is kron 4's averi harper. averi, how are the crowds looking? fans will be able to walk around the field, and meet and greet several of their favorite giants players and coaches. some of which include bustery posey, hunter pence, bruce bochy and more.
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thanks averi. coming up on the kron 4 morning news... we may be getting a break from the rain but not from the damage it left behind. how bad some of the flooding was. and...
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a refugee reunited with her loved ones. we'll have the joyful reunion. also.. e-cig's and teens. why the use among them is on the rise.
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for your health:here is a look at some of the new medical findings released this week: new research finds e-cigarette use by teens is on the rise... and scientists claim e-cigarettes can serve as a gateway for future tobacco use. teens using flavored versions like"bubble gum" were less likely to see tobacco smoking as dangerous... making them more likely to take up cigarette smoking. the study also said more than 5-million teenagers could shorten their life expectancy from cigarette smoking--related illness... unless youth smoking rates drop dramatically. here is a live look at storm tracker four. rain is heading towards the bay
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area. i have a full forecast straight ahead.
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bridge. here now is dave spahr with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet
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weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend.
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part of the russian river region in sonoma county is still dealing with flooding... this is video from quadcopter four. the pee wee golf center is partially underwater. it has been a rough couple of months along the russian river. and while the damage is bad, the russian river did not rise as much as was expected. kron 4's hermela aregawi visited the area and shows us who was hit the worst. well, the county estimates about 600 people are displaced. so they set up a shelter.but those most affected by the floods.. are dealing with it on their own.this is how some people in guerneville are getting around tonight.the road to their homescompletely under water.here's how it looks from the sky courtesy of our partnership with abc 7.the
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russian river crested at 34-point-4 feetabout five feet under what was expected. so places that typically flood..are dry tonight.but that's not the case for people living along neely road.for the third time this year.. bruce macdonnell is taxing people by boat.sot bruce macdonelli am just taking my friends and neighbors and anyone who needs to get across that water back there to this side or from this side or to that side for whatever reason no question asked.a 39 feet prediction prompted county officials to set up an emergency shelter for those expected to be displaced.. but it turned out to be largely unnecessary.those most affected chose to stay with friends and family.sot glenn kondysar last night i was able to get out but i had some business to take care of so i stayed not at home last night. now i gotta wait to get home so i figure around midnight i'll be able to get back home. sot pat danzeisenthere's no outlet so we're stuck back there. not fully prepared we don't have all the food... bruce might bring me back across right now but if he does that, i'm pretty much stuck there until whenever i know the water level is down
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and i can get past.for the most part.. residents are taking it easy.sot glenn kondysar it's more of a convenience than anything disasterous like tha past floods.but the water is always a concern.the water is expected to recede overnight. county officials tell me that means they can start their clean up this weekend. reporting in guernville, ha, k4 news. in the south bay... the emotional arrival of a teen refugee from ethiopia took place after the court ruling that ended president trump's travel ban.
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welcome here the 17-year- old refugee was welcomed yesterday by a group of representatives from catholic charities. the teen had spent years in a refugee camp in ethiopia. when the president's order was announced, her journey to america was stalled. she was able to complete the trip after the ruling by federal judges. she's reunited with a friend who she knew from that same refugee camp. with emotion. the foster parent of the teen quickly escorted her out of the airport and to her new home. this emotional reunion one of many for refugees allowed to enter the united states and president trump took to twitter this morning. tweeting: "our legal system is broken! "77 percent of refugees allowed into u-s since travel reprieve hail from seven suspect countries.
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so dangerous!" coming up... warriors star draymond green does what no player has done before. find out what, next. live look outside... richmond bridge for the weekend: it's museum day celebration of art and community in san francisco. celebrate love, tolerance and diversity. it's happening at de young museum starting at noon. it's free to attend.
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live look outside... golden gate bridge.. for the weekend: it's tulipmania 20-17 in san francisco. check out more than 39-thousand tulips and more. it's happening at pier 39 and starts at 10:00. it's free to attend.
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here now is dave spahr with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then continue through the following weekend.
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in the south bay... rising reservoirs have water managers scrambling to keep things under control. many people are stopping by anderson lake just to look at the water gushing 15 to 20 feet in the air. because of seismic concerns,
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regulators say the 60-year-old dam should only hold 68% of the reservoir's capacity. right now it's at 93 percent capacity. so the santa clara valley water district opened the outflow completely in anderson park. not that big." but they won't make much headway, even during the dry spell of the next few days. this because the runoff coming into the lake is coming in at five times the outflow amount. the reservoir will still be inching up slowly until next week's storms, when the water district expects it to fill to capacity. a major mudslide that hit a home in orinda got worse overnight. this is video from our partnership with abc 7 news, now, it's not the only serious storm problem in
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the area. kron4's haaziq madyun talked to people who live in orinda who are on high alert. the storms of 2017 have taken a toll on residents here in the east bay town of orinda "between the sink hole on minor road and this hill coming down, i feel like the little town of orinda is falling"during tuesday's storm this hill behind paul vittimberga's home came crashing into the back bathroom...while he was inside "about 9:30 in the morning and i was right in this bathroom over here"he told me that he actually had to climb over the rumble to get out of the bathroom. "i couldn't imagine it coming into my house" his neighbor hillary fabian recalls hearing mudslide slam
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into vittimberga's home "it went on for about a minute, we were in bed and we heard what sounded like a very long clap of thunder with no lightening"as the rain continued wednesday and thursday more mud came down pushing even further inside her neighbor's home"it's devastating, obviously, i can't believe it happened in our area but i am glad that they are okay"the home has been red tagged. a yellow tag has been placed on the residence next door. it too rests at the bottom of the rain soaked hill. ... on friday the civil engineers took adavanatge of the break in the weather to examine the situation up close. they say they now have a better understanding of the what it will take to remove tons of debris. they just hope the weather will stay dry long enough for them to get the work in orinda haaziq madyun kron4news breaking news just in to the kron 4 news room, the c-h-p says they have opened up one lane in both the southbound and northbound directions of higway 17 in santa cruz. they advise people to still use caution and drive safely in the area and around the mudslide.
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we'll bring you more information on this story as it enters our newsroom. in the north bay... the sonoma county sheriff's office released a picture of a shoe.. it's similar to the one that washed ashore on doran beach tuesday that contained remains of a human foot. the shoe was found south of bodega bay. officials have not released information about the remains found in the shoe. we will continue to follow this story on kron four and on kron four dot com. in the east bay. police are investigating more than two dozen cars burglaries in san ramon, danville and blackhawk. authorities believe the crimes are connected. kron four's lydia pantazes talked to concerned drivers. "i try not to leave anything inside, that's right."esha ray is being extra careful now when she goes to the gym..."i heard that there were multiple
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cars that were broken into a couple nights ago."the majority of those break-ins happened monday night in the parking lot of this 24-hour fitness on norris canyon road in san ramon.police say the burglars busted out the windows of 14-cars in this parking and another 3 in an adjacent parking lot."i come to the gym pretty much 4 to 5 times a week so not that i leave a lot of my valuables in the car but it's definitely worrisome, i feel like it's been a safe neighborhood so far so it's worrisome."another six cars were burglarized in the blackhawk plaza on monday as well.3-other cars were hit in danville."that feels like a group effort and that just doesn't feel right for a community like this, i'm concerned.""for that many to happen in one day, that's definitely a rarity."corporal mike pistello with the san ramon police department says most of the items stolen were left in plain site including purses and laptops."suspects see that and they go for that as sort of a crime of opportunity kind of thing so basically you know when the items are in plain view people tend to go after those cars more than those that are locked with no valuables in sight.""i would actually leave my purse in the front seat.. so now that i know i'm not going to leave it there."
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stephanie rapley works nearby and got a warning from her employer about the break-ins. "they told us just to be aware of you know that there has been break-ins... just to keep your stuff safe."there are surveillance cameras in at least one of the parking lots. police are following up on several leads but so far, no arrests have been made.a spokesman for the san ramon police department says they are increasing patrols in the areas hit by the burglars. reporting live in san ramon, lydia pantazes kron4 news. happening now. union city police say they have arrested a kaiser medical assistant for sexual assault. efrain castanon was arrested yesterday. the assault reportedly happened back on january 25th... thats when a patient went to her doctors appointment at kaiser medical office in union city. during her visit she claimed she was sexually assaulted by castanon the victim notified union city police... and during the investigation they were able to identify castanon as the suspect. coming up... a girl scout and her mother robbed at gunpoint. who police are
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looking for this morning. live look in the east bay.
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police are looking for the thief who robbed a girl scout at gunpoint... it happened in union city... the girl and her mom were selling girl scout cookies. kron four's charles clifford shows us the message the girl scout is now sending to others. take a look . . . . this is the man union city police say robbed a 12-year-old girl scout and her mother at gunpoint this past wednesday. the robbery allegedly occurred just outside this safeway along decoto road, where the girl and her mom were selling girl scout cookies. according to police, the suspect approached them twice. the first time he only asked about
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buying cookies but moments later he returned, displayed a handgun and demanded cash from the pair.the suspect was last seen fleeing through the safeway parking lot. the 12-year-old and her mother were upset but uninjured. so far, investigators have not been able to identify him but are hoping this sketch will help lead to an arrest.he is described as being a black male in his late teens, 5'4"-5'6". at the time of the robbery he was wearing dark clothing and a hooded sweat shirt.in a statement, the girl scouts of northern califronia say "the parent involved stated that although they were initially shaken, they will continue to sell cookies, and specifically asked us to tell other girls and parents to "be safe, and be vigilant" one of the most controversial organizations in the country started in the
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east bay. a look at the history of the black panthers. live look outside... san francisco embarcadero. live look outside...sutro
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tower. here now is dave spahr with weather. mild and dry weather will return to the region this weekend and persist through the first half of next week as high pressure builds in over the state. the weather pattern will become active once again late next week with a return to stormy, wet weather by thursday, and then
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continue through the following weekend.
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fifty years ago the black
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panther party started in oakland. and its mission spread across the united states.. their message resonating with black and poor communities frustrated by a world they felt did not treat them fairly nor with dignity. many know of the black panthers through controversy, guns, violence and politics. an exhibit at the oakland museum of california traces the history of the black panther party, but adds so much more. it's called "all power to the people" and it will wrap up at the end of black history month. kron 4's pam moore has the story. open on nats - activity at the chairtrack -huey newton's picture in the chair became as iconic as the black panther party symbol itself ... and a bronze art replica of the huey chair .. greets visitors as they enter the 'all the power to the people' exhibit. more nats or possible mos heretrack - rene' de guzman is the senior curator of art.track - "black panthers at 50" takes a fresh look at the remarkable and controversial movement that gained national and international momentum and
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significance .. it's also a chance to learn things you maybe didn't know about 'the black panthers'.. -" what often gets lost in the story of the black panther party is all they did in the community... free health clinic, free senior transportation , free groceries and a free breakfast program .. some of these programs are a part of the american culture today.. the panthers believe the real revolution stared with taking care of the community first." track- this is an interactive experience. you can see the interviews. hear the voices of huey
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newton, bobby seale and others who led the panthers - feel the sensation of being behind the jail bars from huey newton's cell and see a sampling of the thousands of the intelligence reports .. closing sot outcue- " that was kron four's pam moore reporting, the exhibit will run until the end of february. it has already seen record attendance. happening today. san francisco's annual chinese new year parade. it is
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billed as one of the largest celebrations outside of asia. it draws tens of thousands of people every year. the parade starts at second and market streets at 5:15 this afternoon. it features floats, performances and a massive golden dragon that will snake through the route. if you plan on going, parade officials encourage people to use public transportation to avoid the expected heavy traffic and parking crunch. coming up.. it's sequeal weekend at the movies. a look at what to expect at the box office. live look at kirkwood this morning.. in entertainment news
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this morning. hollywood is sequel city this weekend. moviegoers get to choose between action, romance, and family fare... all follow-ups. david daniel looks at how they're expected to fare at
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the box office. "it must be great to be batman!""batman, we love you!" "thank you. i'm blushing super hard under the mask."the dark knight gets his own toy-based spinoff with "the lego batman movie." don't expect a pint-sized debut for this toy story: the original opened with 69-million dollars, and analysts expect "lego batman" to debut almost as well, leading the box office. "gotta be quicker than that, grey." "are you happy?""i've never been happier."you know that won't last! christian and anastasia return for more steamy romance in "fifty shades darker." the first film in the franchise, which came out when the books were topping best-seller lists, debuted with 85-million dollars... box office watchers say the sequel won't come close to that, but should open comfortably in second place. "somebody please get this guy... a gun." the weekend's final follow-up is "john wick: chapter two." keanu reeves' return as the hitman for hire is the weekend's only new
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movie expected to out-do its predecessor: the original opened with 14-million dollars, while analysts expect "chapter two" to come out firing with 20-million or more. in hollywood, i'm david daniel. and they called it puppy love.... that's an indiana conservation officer in this picture with his k-nine partner kenobi. the first shot looks official. but they didn't stop there. the other two portraits were captured as kenobi showed his partner some love. kenobi is a trained k-nine. he tracks people and locates a variety of objects around indiana. but he wasn't focused on his work during the photos... just his best friend. adlib seven day.
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thats kron 4 news weekend for this saturday morning... i'm marty gonzalez. from all of us thanks for watching. join us for kron4 news weekend tomorrow morning starting at 8 o'clock ... and tonight for kron 4 news at eight. - [narrator] this edition of bay area bargains
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is sponsored by russell's fine furniture. (upbeat music) - welcome to bay area bargains, where shopping is not just fun, it's an adventure. we are at russell's fine furniture in santa clara, and richard, this show is a little unusual in that literally, he will not tell me what we're doing. i don't know where we're going, so i'm helpless. - i'll make it easy for you. - thank you. - this is the month we pay the sales tax. - i love that, thank you for watching bay area bargains. - no, no, no, no. - okay. - now, that's on everything that isn't a bay area bargain. it's probably 70% of the store, okay. - okay. - so, what the number one thing i wanna do is i want you to sit back. - okay, thanks for watching bay area bargains, we'll see you next time. - no, no, not sit back. move over into the seat like you should.

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